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About The Book
Imam al-Ghazali’s book on the Mysteries of the Pilgrimage (Book 7 of the Ihya Ulum al-Din) sums up the essential inner provisions that must be part of everyone’s life journey, whether on this parallel great pilgrimage or not.
While conveying the deeper significance and spirit of the Hajj rites, this work highlights teachings which not only strengthen character but provide the entire family with a firm foundation for spiritual growth.
Table of Contents
Chapter One: Last Meetings 21 Chapter Two: Insights from Imam al-Ghazali 27 Chapter Three: The Black Stone and Our Agreement with God u 31 Chapter Four: The Voice Between the Ka‘ba and the Kiswah 37 Chapter Five: Those Who Ask to Be Returned to This World 41 Chapter Six: Some Rules of Conduct 45 Chapter Seven: Practicing Dying 49 Chapter Eight: The Final Teachings at the Last Gathering 55 Chapter Nine: The Departure at Last! 61 Chapter Ten: Entering the State of Ihram Upon Reaching the Station of Miqat 69 Chapter Eleven: Arriving in the Holy Land 73 Chapter Twelve: The Meaning of the Vehicle That Would Carry Them to Mecca 77 Chapter Thirteen: The Entrance into Mecca and the First Sight of the Ka‘ba 81 Chapter Fourteen: Entering the Sacred Sanctuary 85 Chapter Fifteen: The Black Stone and the Kiswah 89 Chapter Sixteen: The Tawaf and the Ka‘ba – Walking Around the Ka‘ba Seven Times 93 Chapter Seventeen: Reaching the Door of the Ka‘ba 97 Chapter Eighteen: The Place of Ibrahim 101 Chapter Nineteen: Running the Course (Sa‘i) Between Mounts Safa and Marwa 105 Chapter Twenty: Setting Out for the Camp at Mina 111 Chapter Twenty-One: The Tent City at Night 115 Chapter Twenty-Two: The Day of Arafat 119 Chapter Twenty-Three: Muzdalifa 125 Chapter Twenty-Four: The Return to the Ka‘ba 131 Chapter Twenty-Five: Visiting Medina, the City of Light 137 Chapter Twenty-Six: Visiting the Prophet s 141 Chapter Twenty-Seven: Other Important Visits 145 Chapter Twenty-Eight: The Return: The Duties of the Heart 149